• 2020 CGCS Fall Conference Fact Sheet

    2020 CGCS Fall Conference | Championing Urban Education

    CGCS’ 2020 Fall Conference is the Council’s largest conference for its 76-member school districts. It brings together the nation’s largest urban public school systems in a coalition dedicated to the improvement of education for children in the inner cities. The CGCS 2020 Fall Conference is a forum to discuss issues and share information and best practices to improve teaching and learning.

    Conference Highlights:

    Keynote Speakers

    Laura Bush, First Lady of the United States (2001-2009)
    Julián Castro, Former Democratic Candidate for President
    Ibram X. Kendi, Bestselling Author of How to Be Antiracist


    Green-Garner Award Celebration honoring the nation’s top superintendent
    All-student Town Hall panel discussing race and social justice issues


    CGCS conference sessions touch on various topics including equity and increasing academic achievement.


    Who can attend the CGCS 2020 Fall Conference? Urban School Superintendents, School Board Members, Senior Administrators, and Deans of College Education are encouraged to attend the annual Fall Conference. We also invite non-members to join us.

    When and where will the CGCS 2020 Fall Conference be held? CGCS’ 2020 Fall Conference will be held October 13-17, 2020 virtually!

    How do I register? Go to https://cvent.me/mq23vZ to register.

    Are there sponsorship opportunities available for companies? Yes!!! If your company is interested in sponsoring go to https://cvent.me/mq23vZ to view our different sponsorship opportunities.